Department of Industrial Engineering

    We would like to invite full-time faculty who can contribute to a world-leading university in the field of Science and Technology.

    Fields of Invitation

    Fields of Invitation Detailed Majors
    Department of

    Industrial Engineering

    ▪Industrial Engineering


    – Level: Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor Levels

    – Area: Applicants from all research areas relevant to Data Science will be considered. Methodological/theoretical areas of interest include but are not limited to statistics, stochastic optimization, machine learning, and data mining. Application domains of interest include but are not limited to healthcare, manufacturing, and logistics.


    – Note: UNIST is well-known as the best place for research and academic growth. In particular, the Department of Industrial Engineering at UNIST, where young and enthusiastic faculty members collaborate actively with experienced senior members, prides itself on its culture, capabilities, resources, and high-quality student body. The department searches for researchers who pursue original research for academic excellence and real impact, teachers who care for students, and talented and robust people eager for continuous growth and achievement. Our hiring philosophy is that instead of simply counting the number of publications, we seek applicants with academic intelligence, integrity, grit, and potential for excellent research and educational contributions.


    1. Holding a related Ph.D (possible to apply if your degree is expected before the appointment.)
    2. Proficiency in English is required.
      ※ We support women scientists.
      ※ More applications from well industrially experienced scientists are encouraged.


    1. Salary : The high level among national universities in Korea.
    2. Housing : Faculty apartments located on the campus can be provided

    Application Procedure

    1. Online application only (Go to Here – Professor Invitation Application for Professorship)
    2. Seminar&Interview : TBD
    1. Application

      UNIST Invitation Site

    2. Documents Screening
      by each school

      Results will be notified individually

    3. Seminar

      (Results will be notified individually)

    4. Seminar in English
      and Interview

      (Schedule will be notified individually)

    5. Decision Making of
      Final Candidates

      results will be notified individually

    Application period

    Sep. 27th. 2022 ~ On a rolling basis

    Documents to be submitted

    • Curriculum Vitae
      • A complete list of your research or performance achievements
      • In which five most prominent research result should be underlined and show your involvement
    • List of references (with contact information) – at least 3 people
    • Future research plan(2page long)
    • Five prominent research results(as PDF files)
    • ※ The statement of photos, birth date, family information, native place and physical condition are prohibited on the all documents above.

    Further Questions should be addressed to

    Office of Academic Affairs
    Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

    Email) [email protected]

    Tel) 052-217-1105